Presented by: Learning From Performers ADMISSION: Free, registration required. Register here> This is the kick-off event of “Sexuality Intersections: LGBTQ Film Series,” sponsored by the Office of the Assistant to the President for Institutional Diversity and Equity; FAS Diversity Relations and Communications; Learning From Performers (Office for the Arts at Harvard); and the Office of BGLTQ Student Life. Blog post: Alec Mapa: One Funny Father
Comedian and TV personality Alec Mapa (Suzuki St. Pierre on Ugly Betty and Vern on Desperate Housewives) will participate in a discussion following a screening of his film Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy, a one-man show about how his life has changed since he—of Filipino descent—and his white husband adopted a black child through foster care. Read more about actor/comedian/writer ALEC MAPA
During this live streamed event, We will engage the audience with the some of the technological innovations the production of this screenplay entails, with discussions of Augmented Reality(AR) will feature prominently. If you are around Campus on Sunday, 5/22, please check it out!
Presented by: Harvard Museum of Natural History Admission: The admission is free, but to fully enjoy the event, it will be worthwhile to buy & read the screenplay beforehand, which is available on Amazon.
Abstract: The Invisibles (Formerly: I, Bachelier Invisible Man)
This is the double epic and tragic life story of the unrecognized genius (Louis Bachelier), who, at the turn of the 20th century, laid down the foundations of mathematical finance upon which Wall Street is built, mirrored through the life of a contemporary, as of yet to be recognized "Black Einstein" (K.) of African origin - A Bachelier look-alike, except that he is Black - who, ignored and discarded, at the turn of the 21st century, has led down the mathematical foundations of Risk Management that would have prevented the 2008 crisis, and his travails in France, on Wall Street where most of the action takes place, in China with Flashbacks to Africa. Read more about ALM Thesis forum presentation of "The Invisibles"